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West End House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3014 / 52°18'4"N

Longitude: -0.6962 / 0°41'46"W

OS Eastings: 489001

OS Northings: 267829

OS Grid: SP890678

Mapcode National: GBR CX2.QSR

Mapcode Global: VHDRW.WF93

Entry Name: West End House

Listing Date: 23 September 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233791

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Town: Wellingborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Swanspool

Built-Up Area: Wellingborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wellingborough

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8967NE, SP8967NW; 10/133, 11/133

OXFORD STREET (North side),
West End House




House, now offices. Early and mid C18. Regular coursed ironstone with ironstone
ashlar facade and plain-tile roof. L-shape plan. Two storeys with attic. Main
front of 5-window range. Flight of steps to central, double, 6-panelled door
flanked by Doric pilasters with bowed entablature and cornice over. Sash windows
with glazing bars under segmental arch heads. Stucco quoins at corners. Moulded
ashlar cornice with ashlar gable parapets and kneelers. Three flat-topped roof
dormers and rendered brick stacks at ends. Rear gable has 2-window range of
sashes similar to those at main front. 6-window range to rear is probably early
C18, now attached to main house by C19 porch, and has one 4-light stone mullion
window to first floor far left. Other windows are C19 sashes with glazing bars
under wood lintels. INTERIOR: room to left of entrance has fielded panelling
with arched head alcoves and marble fireplace. C18 staircase with three turned
balusters per tread and panelled dado. Some 6-panel doors and panelled window

Listing NGR: SP8900167829

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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